Oct 28, 2016, 12:28 PM
Talking about Australia to Europe is being cheeky when it really means Perth to Europe. As an east coaster I would prefer to change planes in Dubai or Abu Dhabi and have a choice of dozens of different European destinations from there.
Jan 13, 2016, 04:52 PM
"Pre-tax profit", what a joke ... Qantas doesn't pay any tax according to a recent news story. So much for being an Australian icon.
Mar 13, 2015, 10:33 AM
Thanks for your detective work, Chris. Don't you hate it when they bury things in the fine print?
Apr 17, 2014, 10:44 AM
Nine years from start of construction till the first flight! They used to build airstrips in the bush during the war in two weeks. OK, so it's not quite the same thing - but Nine Years, I ask you...
Mar 21, 2014, 09:55 PM
Why do so many people talk about Malaysian Airlines. It's Malaysia Airlines. That's what is written on the sides of the planes in very large letters, don't they read?
Jan 14, 2013, 07:49 PM
All my Virgin Australia status credits have disappeared following the introduction of the new system this weekend. Has anyone else had the same problem? (Points are OK it's the credits that have vanished.)
Jan 05, 2013, 02:05 PM
I shake my head when I hear an announcement such as, "If Mr John Smith is in the lounge would he please report to the desk."May I point out that if Mr Smith isn't in the lounge he won't hear the announcement...